David Branch will fight in the UFC 230. However, he will not be against the classified competition he wants. Instead, it will be against the newcomer. With the opponent originally scheduled to brag (22-4 MMA, 4-3 UFC), Ronaldo Souza went to the main event against Chris Widman, former WSOF World Champion two teams now facing Jared Cannonier (04/10 MMA, 3-4 UFC) in a fit Medium weight.
Branch vs Cannonier Fight Card
Branch vs Cannonier
Check the MMAjunkie of the change with someone close to the situation after the ESPN.com report. The person asked not to be identified because the UFC has not yet officially announced.
UFC 230 will be held on November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York. The primary card is sent on the pay-per-view system after the preliminaries on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.
With the opponent scheduled, Ronaldo “Jacqui” Souza was transferred to the main event of the UFC 230 to replace Luke Rockhold injured against Chris Widman, the branch now facing Jared Cannonier in the average battle on the next card Madison Square Garden, UFC announced Monday.
The Cannonier change was first reported by ESPN.
After going 3-4 in the UFC lightweight heavyweight competition, Cannonier will drop to 185 pounds. He was already scheduled to do so on 17 November with Alessio de Scherico in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The case of De Chirico is unknown to this letter.
Cannonier emerges from consecutive losses for the first time in his career and his career record at 10-4.
(22-4) for his third win in four UFC matches since his return to the promotion in May last year. It is 37 years old that he set a record 10-0 to strengthen the former World Fighting Championship (now University of Professional Wrestlers) 2012-2016, with WSOF titles in both light and medium heavyweight at the same time
He saw his second season with UFC at a loss for Rockhold by defeating Tiago Santos and Krzysztof Jotko.
Master Card (Pay Per View, 10 PM) ET)
Champion Daniel Cormier vs. Derek Lewis – for the heavyweight championship
Ronaldo Souza vs Chris Widman
David Branch vs. Jared Canon
Jack Marshman vs. Carl Roberson
Israel Adesanya against Derek Brunson
Prepaid card (FS1, 8 PM ET)
Jason Knight vs. Jordan Rinaldi
Cigara Uubanks vs. Roxanne Modafiri
Julio Arce vs. Shimon Morais
Lehman is good against Ben Saunders
Initial Ticket (UFC Anti-Corridor, 6:30 pm Eastern Time)
Matt Freivala vs. Lando Vanata
Shani Burgos vs. Kurt Holobo
Montel Jackson vs Brian Keller
Ruslan Magomedov v. Marcos Rogerio de Lima